Eye Care Updates

DOGGED DETERMINATION
22Jun, 2016

DOGGED DETERMINATION

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There is little question that the ancient Indian practice of yoga provides a host of physical and mental health benefits to its practitioners. However, as with many potentially strenuous activities, those devoted to this popular form of exercise must be aware of the potential for yoga to do harm. According to new research, the “downward dog” position in yoga was found to increase “intraocular pressure” (the fluid pressure inside the eye), which is a risk factor for glaucoma. Reducing elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) is also the only known way to prevent or slow the progression of […]
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Plastic Surgery of the Eyelids
16Jun, 2015

EYE COLOR CHANGE SURGERY WARNING

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Many people go to great lengths to achieve what they perceive as improvements in their appearance to the point where some travel overseas to undergo treatments that U.S. doctors are either unwilling to perform or for which they charge a higher price.
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4Mar, 2015

A CLOUDED FORECAST

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When impaired vision interferes with your usual activities, safe and effective cataract surgery is the best answer. Cataracts can occur at any age and may be due to an eye injury, certain eye diseases, medical conditions (such as diabetes), heredity, birth defects, some medications (such as steroids), excessive alcohol consumption, and smoking.
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